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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 33)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date12-20-1980
Height5' 10"
Weight195 lbs
Age33 years, 7 months, 10 days
BatsB
ThrowsR
0.42010
2011
0.02012
2013
0.62014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2008 SDN 27 36 105 94 12 14 3 1 1 22 10 34 1 0 0 6 0 0 .149 .238 .234 .167 -5.2 -0.2 -0.5
2009 ARI 28 10 21 18 3 3 0 0 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .178 -1.1 0.1 -0.1
2010 CLE 29 6 16 14 4 5 0 0 2 11 2 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 .357 .438 .786 .399 3.3 0.1 0.4
2012 CLE 31 4 14 14 2 3 1 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .214 .214 .286 .259 0.0 0.1 0.0
Career5615614021254134015451001110.179.263.286.200-3.00.1-0.3

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2002 ONE A- 45 187 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .276 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 FTW A 17 54 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .308 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 EUG A- 28 116 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 FTW A 27 111 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .276 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 LEL A+ 37 119 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .310 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 MOB AA 88 268 .258 .261 .336 .382 .264 .311 95 -0.5 5.3 2.5 -0.5 -1.7 10.2 1.0 10.2 1.0
2006 MOB AA 2 5 .012 .205 .304 .297 .272 .000 108 -1.3 0.1 0.1 -0.0 0.0 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2006 POR AAA 73 297 .288 .275 .345 .421 .265 .326 104 8 7.7 4.5 -0.0 -0.0 24.4 2.4 24.4 2.4
2007 POR AAA 98 353 .227 .277 .344 .434 .261 .288 101 -13.2 10.7 5.6 -0.1 1.9 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2008 SDN MLB 36 105 .167 .262 .328 .411 .261 .220 89 -10.5 3.0 1.8 -0.2 1.1 -5.2 -0.5 -5.2 -0.5
2008 POR AAA 31 111 .276 .278 .348 .453 .259 .333 102 2 3.4 2 0.1 1.4 8.9 0.9 8.9 0.9
2009 ARI MLB 10 21 .178 .251 .321 .399 .251 .200 108 -1.8 0.6 0.3 0.1 -0.0 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2009 RNO AAA 72 285 .315 .276 .349 .425 .278 .392 108 17.1 8.3 3.5 0.6 -2.7 27.6 2.8 27.6 2.8
2010 CLE MLB 6 16 .399 .258 .322 .390 .249 .429 108 2.3 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 3.3 0.4 3.3 0.4
2010 COH AAA 13 48 .300 .261 .328 .410 .251 .259 111 3.3 2.2 1.4 -0.3 -0.1 6.9 0.6 6.9 0.6
2010 IND AAA 63 236 .224 .260 .333 .405 .255 .305 103 -9.5 7.1 4.2 -0.4 -2.4 1.1 0.1 1.1 0.1
2011 COH AAA 63 238 .248 .265 .335 .408 .260 .250 105 -3.5 7.4 4.3 0.4 -2.0 6.2 0.6 6.2 0.6
2012 CLE MLB 4 14 .259 .267 .331 .405 .262 .273 99 0 0.4 0.2 0.1 -0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 COH AAA 62 244 .238 .256 .329 .384 .253 .274 112 -6.1 7.3 4.4 -0.6 -3.1 1.6 0.1 1.6 0.1
2013 SLC AAA 77 292 .234 .276 .344 .425 .270 .277 109 -8.3 8.4 4.5 -2.2 1.2 3.9 0.2 3.9 0.2
2014 COH AAA 41 142 .210 .261 .330 .395 .251 .223 109 -8 4.2 2.5 0.4 0.6 -1.6 -0.1 -1.6 -0.1

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2002 ONE A- 187 23 34 5 2 0 10 34 28 0 2 .227 .371 .287 .060 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 FTW A 54 2 12 0 0 0 4 4 11 0 1 .240 .296 .240 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 EUG A- 116 14 25 7 0 0 7 14 25 1 0 .250 .353 .320 .070 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 LEL A+ 119 12 28 7 0 1 12 10 19 0 1 .262 .325 .355 .093 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 FTW A 111 10 21 6 3 0 12 11 23 1 0 .212 .291 .333 .121 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 MOB AA 268 24 59 8 1 2 25 35 46 3 3 .257 .356 .326 .070 .258 10.2 -0.5 1.0
2006 MOB AA 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .012 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
2006 POR AAA 297 27 65 14 1 4 29 49 54 0 0 .266 .392 .381 .115 .288 24.4 -0.0 2.4
2007 POR AAA 353 35 66 20 2 0 17 47 77 0 3 .220 .320 .300 .080 .227 5.0 -0.1 0.5
2008 SDN MLB 105 12 14 3 1 1 6 10 34 0 0 .149 .238 .234 .085 .167 -5.2 -0.2 -0.5
2008 POR AAA 111 12 23 3 0 4 19 19 27 0 0 .261 .404 .432 .170 .276 8.9 0.1 0.9
2009 RNO AAA 285 45 76 17 0 7 35 45 55 4 4 .321 .430 .481 .160 .315 27.6 0.6 2.8
2009 ARI MLB 21 3 3 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .000 .178 -1.1 0.1 -0.1
2010 CLE MLB 16 4 5 0 0 2 3 2 5 0 0 .357 .438 .786 .429 .399 3.3 0.1 0.4
2010 COH AAA 48 9 9 2 0 2 6 7 11 0 0 .231 .340 .436 .205 .300 6.9 -0.3 0.6
2010 IND AAA 236 23 49 8 1 2 23 27 49 5 2 .239 .333 .317 .078 .224 1.1 -0.4 0.1
2011 COH AAA 238 33 40 8 0 5 27 44 45 0 0 .213 .364 .335 .122 .248 6.2 0.4 0.6
2012 COH AAA 244 23 52 10 0 3 27 34 26 0 1 .252 .358 .345 .092 .238 1.6 -0.6 0.1
2012 CLE MLB 14 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 .214 .214 .286 .071 .259 0.0 0.1 0.0
2013 SLC AAA 292 39 56 8 0 4 29 40 53 6 3 .230 .339 .311 .082 .234 3.9 -2.2 0.2
2014 COH AAA 142 14 23 6 0 2 11 16 25 0 0 .190 .295 .289 .099 .210 -1.6 0.4 -0.1

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2008 407 0.5676 0.4398 0.7318 0.6017 0.2273 0.7986 0.5000 0.2626
2009 74 0.5270 0.3108 0.9565 0.5128 0.0857 0.9500 1.0000 0.0435
2010 55 0.5091 0.4000 0.6818 0.4643 0.3333 0.8462 0.4444 0.3182
2012 61 0.5902 0.4262 0.9231 0.5000 0.3200 0.9444 0.8750 0.0769
Career5970.55950.41880.77460.56760.2290.83660.59520.2216

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-04-06 2014-05-03 Minors 27 0 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf - -
2012-04-05 2012-04-21 Minors 16 14 - Not Disclosed - -
2011-06-23 2011-07-30 Minors 37 0 Right Thumb Sprain - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 37 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by Cleveland as a free agent 1/24/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 11/13/12 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2012). Re-signed by Cleveland (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Cleveland 5/26/12. DFA by Cleveland 6/12/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Re-signed by Cleveland as a free agent 11/29/10 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2010). Signed by Pittsburgh as a free agent 1/12/10 (minor-league contract). Acquired by Cleveland in trade from Pittsburgh 8/10/10. Contract purchased by Cleveland 9/23/10. Refused outright assignment by Cleveland 10/31/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Signed by Arizona as a free agent for 2009 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by Arizona 6/23/09. Sent outright to Triple-A by Arizona 12/4/09.
  • 1 year (2008). Signed by San Diego for 2008 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by San Diego 5/9/08. Sent outright to Triple-A 10/6/08.
  • Drafted 2002 (10-290) (Northeastern).

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BP Articles

Luke Carlin is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: Looking for Lefty ReliefDaniel Rathman2014-02-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Texas and Toronto Dig Deep for Rotation HelpR.J. Anderson2012-06-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessResident Fantasy Genius: Adding Injury to InjuriesDerek Carty2012-06-01
Transaction Analysis: AL Central Transaction BackfillChristina Kahrl2010-11-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: White Sox, IndiansChristina Kahrl2010-09-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL Central RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-08-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Shuffling SeniorsChristina Kahrl2010-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: They Were ExpendableChristina Kahrl2010-02-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Getting Short-yChristina Kahrl2010-01-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: The Fox and the Walking ManChristina Kahrl2009-12-04
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: A Teahen Scandal?Christina Kahrl2009-11-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-09-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Assorted National League MovesChristina Kahrl2009-08-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, NL WestJay Jaffe2009-02-18
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-01-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Nearing the Finish LineJay Jaffe2008-09-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Dunn Deal and Post-Deadline DetritusChristina Kahrl2008-08-11
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: JiggeringChristina Kahrl2008-07-25
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Monday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-07-07


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2008 2190 -6 -0.3 -0.9 1237 1.7 0.5 2.6 0.2 1.7
2009 348 0 0.2 3.0 221 0.3 0.1 2.3 0.2 5.4
2010 313 1 0.7 15.0 198 0.2 0.1 2.4 0.7 17.4
2012 270 3 -0.0 -0.1 155 0.1 0.0 1.6 0.0 1.5
total 3121 2 0.9 2.1 1811 1.7 0.5 1.9 1.4 3.9

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